Posts by tag: Robot

Gadgets July 11, 2017 posted by

Tertill – the weed whacking robot

Gardening would be awesome if it weren’t so much work. Specifically all of the weeding that needs to be done. Planting is exciting, harvesting is exciting, weeding is awful. Delegate it to a robot helper with the Tertill, the solar powered weeder.

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Tertill – the weed whacking robot
cool tech July 20, 2016 posted by

OBI – the robotic arm that gives people with disabilities a chance to feed themselves

There are all kinds of disabilities that keep people from doing as many things as they want to on their own. Some are genetic and some are caused by accidents but regardless of how, losing independence can be a terribly depressing reality for many people. OBI is the robotic arm that wants to help people with disabilities gain their independence in one are; eating.

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OBI – the robotic arm that gives people with disabilities a chance to feed themselves
Fun & Games November 17, 2014 posted by

OzoBot – your personal fun maze runner

Robots are awesome. Mostly when we see them now they’re just bumbling around the house, helping us pick up crumbs from the floor, not exactly the future that was promised to us in The Jetsons. But with the OzoBot, you can pretend we’re just a little bit closer to that shining future.

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OzoBot – your personal fun maze runner
cool tech March 29, 2010 posted by

Tinywave – teeny robot fights for you, Sumo style

Stop arguing, pick up the robo-control and let the machines do the fighting for you, while you kick back and take a humanoid break, beverages included. Tinywave is a Japanese robot kit, fully assembled and developed for all sorts of robot bashing sports fun. At just 1.45 kilograms, it’s outweighed by the average household cat, and less picky at food: batteries included. And don’t worry about the Robocalypse (not just yet): Tinywave not only needs some motion programming done before…

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Tinywave – teeny robot fights for you, Sumo style